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1. A History of Kansas City, Missouri: Her Business, Population, Natural Resources, and Inducements to A History of Kansas City, Missouri: Her Business, Population, Natural Resources, and Inducements to Manufactures and Capitalists //1873 Descriptions of locations of natural coal fields surrounding Kansas City and other information about shipments of coal mining.

2. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. 1896 Photo and bio of Thomas Dodds, "superintendent of the streets of Kansas City," born in Ohio in 1855, moving to Scranton, Kansas, as "general manager for the Carbon Coal and Mining Company," and then to...

3. August Meyer August Meyer 1908 Biographical sketch of August Meyer (1851-1905), a civil engineer and native of Saint Louis, Missouri, coming to Kansas City in 1881 as a mining investor and co-founder of the park board and the park and...

4. August Meyer August Meyer 1888 Portrait and biographical sketch of August Meyer, "president of the consolidated Kansas City Smelting and Refining Company" in the Armourdale industrial district of Kansas City, Kansas. Native of Saint...

5. August Meyer August Meyer 1906 Biographical sketch of August Meyer, "President of the United Chemical and Zinc Company" in Kansas City. Description of his life and career, born in Saint Louis, Missouri, in 1851 and gaining wealth as...

6. Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians Citizens Historical Association: Biographical Data of Kansas Citians 1938 Biographical sketch of Benjamin Haywood Hagerman, or B. Haywood Hagerman, president of the James B. Welsh Realty & Loan Company at the R. A. Long Building, born in Kansas City in 1888 and starting out...

7. Confederate Military History [and Extended Edition] Confederate Military History [and Extended Edition] //1988 (1899 in first edition) Biographical sketch of Robert Drennon, a Confederate veteran born in Kentucky in 1840 and moving to Kansas City in 1869, "a notable success in his business enterprises" with "the exception of three years...

8. Cyrus B. Sweet Cyrus B. Sweet 1908 Biographical sketch of Cyrus Bardeen Sweet, or Cyrus Sweet, "vice president and assistant general manager of. ..the Long-Bell Lumber Company." Born in Illinois in 1861 and coming to Kansas City in 1900...

9. Dr. Homer Crowell Dr. Homer Crowell 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. Homer Crowell, "numbered among Kansas City's successful physicians." He was born in Vermont in 1852 and arrived in Kansas City in 1888, becoming "president of the Jackson County...

10. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and bio of Lee Moore, a merchant born in Virginia in 1860 and moving to Pottawottomie County, Kansas, in 1869 and then to Joplin, Missouri, in 1890 as a storekeeper and mining investor.

11. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Fayette Parsons Graves, or Fayette Graves, a "mine operator" in western Missouri, born in New York in 1849 and moving to the Saint Joseph area in the late 1800s engaged...

12. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and bio of Charles Parsons, a mining executive in Saint Francois County, Missouri, born in Vermont in 1836.

13. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Moses Greenwood, Jr., a Saint Louis "civil engineer and real estate operator," born in New Orleans in 1862 and moving to Saint Louis in 1882 as a Mississippi River engineer,...

14. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of Reno De Orville Johnson, or Reno Johnson, a "mining engineer" born in Indiana in 1862, raised partly in Kansas City, Kansas, and becoming a mining executive in Missouri....

15. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Photo and bio of Milton Terry, a stock-raiser, mining investor, and judge of Carterville, Missouri since 1900, born in Jasper County, Missouri in 1864.

16. George Gross George Gross 1896 Biographical sketch of Colonel George Gross, a hardware store and mining industry executive born in Arkansas in 1847 and engaged as a Confederate officer in the Civil War. He arrived in Kansas City in...

17. George Muehlebach George Muehlebach 1908 Photo and bio of George Edward Muehlebach, Sr., or George Muehlebach, Sr. (1833-1905) and biographical sketch of his son, George Muehlebach, Jr. Description of the father as a native of Switzerland emigrating...

18. History of Kansas City, Missouri History of Kansas City, Missouri 1888 Photo and bio of John Strayer, vice-president and general magaer of the Olathe Investment and Rapid Transit Company and of the Kansas City and Philadelphia Land and Improvement Company. Born in Virginia...

19. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas //1883 Portrait and biographical sketch of Dr. Benjamin Hepler, a Kansas physician born in Pennsylvania who moved to Nevada, Missouri, in 1858, and on to Kansas during the Civil War, engaging in the railroad...

20. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas //1883 Portrait and biographical sketch of John Gray, "Superintendent of Superior Coal & Mining Company," born in England in 1850 and emigrating to Kansas in 1876 as a mining executive.